Past Exhibitions

January 27 2012 - May 29 2012
This installation will feature a selection of wine advertisements and publications from The Wolfsonian's rare book and special collections library.   [  MORE   ]
January 25 2012 - April 15 2012
Examines the central role colonization of Africa played in shaping Italian national identity during the Fascist era (1922–1943)   [  MORE   ]
November 25 2011 - March 26 2012
Provides a vibrant picture of design in France from the 1940s to today.   [  MORE   ]
November 04 2011 - February 22 2012
A site-specific installation based on an African market stall created by artists Heidi Chisholm and Sharon Lombard.   [  MORE   ]
September 06 2011 - August 19 2012
Explores how American artists working in the early twentieth century presented in their work both the manifest and mundane—the remarkable and routine—aspects of American life.   [  MORE   ]
August 25 2011 - January 24 2012
This display highlights eye-catching statistical graphics from the first half of the twentieth century in The Wolfsonian’s rare book and special collections library.   [  MORE   ]
August 19 2011 - May 14 2012
This installation explores how humans record and commemorate disaster, tragedy, and loss through the visual arts.   [  MORE   ]
June 16 2011 - August 13 2011
Explores class distinctions in postwar ocean travel.   [  MORE   ]
April 15 2011 - August 14 2011
Explores the evolution of transport posters in twentieth-century Britain, and features outstanding examples executed for both the London Underground and the British railways.   [  MORE   ]
April 01 2011 - June 14 2011
The works on view chart the channels through which such alignments are inscribed in the rudiments of language—set into speech and written into thought.   [  MORE   ]